FRENCH MARKET: +0.2 % in September
In September, French producer prices in industry slightly rose by 0.2 % (+0.0 % in August) on the French market. This movement is attributable to a new rise in petroleum products prices combined with an occasional rise in electricity prices.
Driven by a rise in Brent crude prices sourced from the North Sea (+0.6 % in dollars and +4.7 % in euros), prices of refined petroleum products increased by 2.2 % (+3.3 % for heating oil, +2.7 % for diesel oil and +1.7 % for unleaded premium gas).
In September, food products prices fell (-0.2 %), after +0.1% in July and August. Dairy products prices were the only ones to rise (+0.5%) ; meat products prices were unchanged while beverages prices fell markedly (-1.2 % for wine and -2% for malt), as well as prepared animal feeds (-1.3%).
Prices of “other manufactured products” fell by 0.1% in September, after +0.1% in August. The seasonal increase (new collection) of wearing apparel (+1.9%) and textile prices (+0.4%) linked with cotton prices was offset by a fall in the prices of chemical products (–0.7%) and rubber and plastics prices (-0.4%).
FOREIGN MARKETS: 0.0% in September
Producer prices of French industrial products sold on foreign markets were unchanged in September, after –0.2% in August. The slight decline in “other manufactured products” prices, most notably chemical products (-0.7%) and basic metals products prices (–0.3%), was offset by a rise in refined petroleum products prices (+2.1%).
ALL MARKETS: +0.2% in September
On all markets, producer prices of French industrial products increased by 0.2%, after -0.1% in August.
Imported industrial products prices rose by 0.8% in September, following a decline of 0.5% in August. In September, as in August, the movement of imported industrial products prices was mainly attributable to a rise in crude oil and refined petroleum products prices.
Total Industry price indices
Source : INSEE
Producer price indices of manufactured products sold on the french market
Import price indices of manufactured products
|base and reference year: 2005|
|Change in %|
|Levels A 10 and A 17 in CPF rev. 2, 2008||Weight||Sep.11||In 1 month||In 1 year|
|(DE) Mining and quarrying, energy, water||130||129.8||0.5||7.1|
|CZ: Manufactured prod.||870||114.1||0.2||5.9|
|(C1) Food products, beverages, tobacco||188||110.3||–0.2||5.8|
|(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products||70||153.7||2.2||28.7|
|(C3) Electrical & electronic equip., computers, mach.||92||110.9||0.2||2.0|
|(C4) Transport equipment||79||106.7||0.0||2.4|
|(C5) Other man. products||441||111.4||–0.1||3.4|
|CZ: Manufactured prod.||s||106.8||0.0||3.2|
|(C1) Food products, beverages, tobacco||82||117.1||–0.4||6.1|
|(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products||25||201.9||2.1||25.3|
|(C3) Electrical & electronic equip., computers, mach.||202||97.0||–0.1||1.5|
|(C4) Transport equipment||211||100.2||0.1||0.2|
|(C5) Other man. products||s||107.3||–0.2||2.9|
|CZ: Manufactured prod.||s||111.6||0.1||5.0|
|(C1) Food products, beverages, tobacco||154||111.4||–0.3||5.8|
|(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products||56||160.4||2.1||28.1|
|(C3) Electrical & electronic equip., computers, mach.||127||103.9||0.0||1.8|
|(C4) Transport equipment||121||103.1||0.1||1.2|
|(C5) Other man. products||s||110.1||–0.1||3.2|
|base and reference year: 2005|
|r: updated ; nd: non available ; s : confidential|
|Change en %|
|Levels A 10 and A 17 of nomenclature CPF rev. 2, 2008||Weight||Sep.11||In 1 month||In 1 year|
|CZ: Manufactured prod.||s||109.7||0.2||4.4|
|(C1) Food products, beverages, tobacco||69||126.0||–0.4||8.1|
|(C2) Coke and refined petroleum products||41||156.3||2.6||26.8|
|(C3) Electrical & electronic equip., computers, mach.||210||93.0||0.1||–2.2|
|(C4) Transport equipment||133||101.6||0.3||1.0|
|(C5) Other manufactured products||s||113.3||0.1||5.0|
|Revision of the monthly change (in %)|
|(1) Reading note: the evolution of the index between Jul.11 and Aug.11 published last month was equal to -0,3 %. It is updated to -0,2 %; that is to say a revision of +0,1 %.|
|Jun.11 / May 11||Jul.11 / Jun.11||Aug.11 / Jul.11|
|French producer prices in industry sold on:|
|- the French market||//||//|
|- the foreign markets||+0.1||+0.1||+0.1(1)|
|- all markets||//||+0.1||//|
|Import prices of industrial products||//||+0.1||–0.1|
n° 266 - October 31, 2011
Industrial Producer and Import Price Indices - September 2011
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